Coinshares Urges Customers to Fight UK Regulator’s Ban on Crypto ETNs

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is proposing to ban cryptocurrency exchange-traded notes (ETNs) — but Coinshares, a U.K.-based regulated public exchange, disagrees with that proposal.Claims of insufficient evidence In...

Bakkt Trades 71 Bitcoin Futures Contracts in First 24 Hours

Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) Bakkt platform has traded 71 Bitcoin (BTC) futures contracts in the first 24 hours following its launch on Sept. 22.According to ICE historical data on Bakkt’s...

CoinShares to Lobby Against UK Ban on Crypto Exchange-Traded Notes

Investment platform CoinShares is urging its customers to lobby the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) over impending cryptoasset...

Overstock Appoints Jonathan Johnson as Company’s New CEO

American e-commerce giant Overstock.com has appointed Jonathan Johnson as the company’s new chief executive officer, according to an announcement on Sept. 23.Johnson has served as an interim CEO of...

3 Reasons Why Today’s Bitcoin Product Launch Is a Big Deal

Following the launch of Bakkt’s Bitcoin (BTC) futures, the company listed three reasons why the event is an important milestone for the industry.In a statement on Sept. 23, Bakkt...